The maned wolf is the largest canid of South America. It is a mammal that lives in grasslands with scattered bushes and trees. It is usually found in Southeastern Brazil.
maned wolf: Chrysocyon brachyurus rare large-eared member of the dog family (Canidae) found in remote plains areas of central South America. The maned wolf has a foxlike head, long reddish.
Maned Wolf - Maned wolf belongs to dog family, but seems to have inherited its features from red fox. This wolf lives in central and southeastern Brazil, Paraguay, eastern Bolivia, and northern Argentina.
The maned wolf is the tallest wild canid and is quite agile on its four spindly legs. They inhabit open forests and savannas of central South America.